Siyafunda Awards


Articles:

Our South Africa CKC Impact Story

http://csr.cisco.com/casestudy/south-africa-ckc

Now on #Forbes: Jobs in South Africa: A Gift for Every Season

http://www.forbes.com/sites/sap/2013/12/18/jobs-in-south-africa-a-gift-for-every-season/

Jobs in #SouthAfrica #SAP help deliver gifts that know no season: training and education for disadvantaged youths

http://scn.sap.com/community/business-trends/blog/2013/12/17/jobs-in-south-africa-a-gift-for-every-season

The story on the SIYAFUNDA CKCs – COMMUNITY KNOWLEDGE CENTRES is now live on the Cisco website    

http://csr.cisco.com/casestudy/south-africa-ckc

Blog by the ORANGE FARM CKC Manager James Sekhonyane is also live on Huffington Post Impact

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/james-sekhonyane/cisco-half-of-knowledge-is-know_b_3586452.html

Siyafunda Community Technology Centre was profiled on SABC2 Growing Tomorrow

Program on 17 APRIL, 2013

http://youtu.be/XfZ6CSRnciU

The SKA film – Siyafunda Ctc Carnarvon Centre Showcased

www.scidev.net/global/knowledge-economy/multimedia/building-the-world-s-largest-radio-telescope.html

Awards And Recognition

  • 2009 and 2010 e-India Awards: Nominated for Telecentre: Innovative Grassroots Telecentre
  • 2009 Inyathelo Philanthropy Award for Exceptional Work in Philanthropy
  • 2010 Cisco Academy Outreach Award Southern Africa: Programme to Underserved Communities
  • 2010 Tomorrow’s Leaders Convention: Tomorrow’s Leaders Certificate
  • 2010 e-Indian Telecentre Magazine: Story on the Siyafunda CTC in the March 2010 Issue on 1000 Ideas
  • 2010 Cpsi Awards: Certificate of Appreciation for Community-based ICT Project to Improve Service Delivery
  • 2011 Clinton Global Initiative Award: Collaboration & Partnerships between NGOs
  • 2011 e-India Awards: Winner for the Telecentre Innovative Grassroots Telecentre – Jury Choice
  • 2012 BHP Billiton Achiever Awards: Science and Technology
  • 2012 FNB Islamic Business Awards – CSI Finalist
  • 2013 Profile on SABC2 TV on Growing Tomorrow Programme – View it here: http://youtu.be/xfz6csrnciu
  • 2013 Cisco Network Academy: 5 Years for Service Recognition of Active Participation & Service
  • 2013 Technology Top 100 Awards 2013: Special Award Adjudicators Commendation
  • 2014 A Thousand Inspiration Stories: Siyafunda CTC included in book
  • 2014 Best Corporate Citizen and Partner in Youth Development – City of Ekurhuleni Metro Council
  • 2014 Cisco Network Academy Award for Best NGO
  • 2014 Iitpsa President’s Awards 2014 – Finalist Top 5 IT Personality
  • 2014 Iitpsa President’s Awards 2014 – Special recognition
  • 2014 Roshgold Investments Hall of Fame – Recognition for Innovation & Contribution to Social Development
  • 2015 Ashoka Fellow (inducted)
  • 2015 WISIS Nominated in Category 1: Role of Stakeholders in Promotion of ICTS for development
  • 2015 African Eduweek 2015 awards finalists in 3 categories: ICT, Community Awards, NGO of the Year
  • 2015 Skills Summit Development Achiever Awards: Best Training Partnership Programme
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